Von

Von - A very unique male name



  May 25,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Von, meaning hope, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1915 on position #1728. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Von and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Von? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Von. The baby boy name Von was given to 5 baby boys in 2010, ranking #4362 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 335,017 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Von peaked in popularity 57 years ago in 1962 on position 745.



Famous with this name

Max von Sydow
Alexandra von Schwerin
Brant von Hoffman


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Von is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Von is currently topping the baby name charts in Texas at position #2,557 - and is the least popular in Texas at position #2,557.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Von is where you live.


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Von origin and meaning

Von is a 3 letter name with 1 syllables. This name means hope. To see famous people named Von, pop culture references for the name Von and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Von

We've found the following names that sound similar to Von, sorted by popularity.

Van / Vihaan / Vinh / Vivian / Vivaan / Vinay / Vinny / Vann / Vinnie / Viviano /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
20104362
20092472
20083509
20073474
20063704
20052944
20023339
19993742
19932757
19923025
19903486
19893427
19801653
19772276
19762254
19751573
19742099
19711206
19701723
19691011
1968969
1967988
1966857
1965844
1964925
1963953
1962745
1961865
1960764
1959792
1958778
1957810
19561296
1955850
1954956
19531272
1952828
19511105
19501147
19491400
19481071
19471080
19461244
19441620
19421697
19411627
19401126
19391617
1937999
19361447
1935966
1934800
19331130
19321532
19311055
19301488
19291855
19281930
19271002
19261955
19212026
19171433
19151728

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Texas2557

Even more about Von


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Von a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique male name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Von?

1 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
1962
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Von
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 335,017
Letter count 3
Syllable count 1
Year first discovered 1915
2010 births +5

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